Leif Ericson was the son of Eric the Red and an explorer in his own right, credited with crossing the Atlantic and landing on the American continent 500 years before Christopher Columbus set sail. What little is known about "Leif the Lucky" come...
Leif Erikson or Leif Ericson (/ˈleɪf/ LAYF or /ˈliːf/ LEEF; Old Norse: Leifr
Eiríksson; Icelandic: Leifur Eiríksson; Norwegian: Leiv Eiriksson c. 970 – c. 1020)
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Leif Erickson, Actor: The High Chaparral. Leif Erickson was born on October 27,
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Leif Erikson was the first European to set foot in the New World, opening a new
land rich with resources for the Vikings to explore. But for some unknown reason,
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Leif Ericson was a Viking explorer from Norway who is said to have found North
America long before Christopher Columbus. This is a timeline of his life.
Watch out for that iceberg! Eric the Red shouted the order to the rowers. Exiled
from Iceland, he was searching for a new home for his family. Young Leif, his son,
Oct 9, 2013 ... Specifically, 11th-century Norse explorer Leif Erikson has been credited with
sailing to Newfoundland and Labrador, along with establishing ...